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Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Wisconsin Street seen from Spring Street. The building on the left nearest the bridge was the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway's downto...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva with the Lake Geneva steamboat.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Locomotive, with view east on West Washington Avenue toward the Wisconsin State Capitol. There is a sign near the tracks that reads: "Watch Out for The Car...
Description: Exterior view of St. Norberts Society along with four clergy portraits.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Elevated view over Langdon Street of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. South Hall, Music Hall, and Science Hall are visible. Bascom Hill and a ce...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The N.K. Fairbanks estate, "Butternuts."
Description: Stereographic view of a street in the “Five Points” slum district.
Date: 1851 ca.
Description: School and church, from a drawing by Johann B. Wengler, an Austrian traveller in this country.
Description: Front entrance to the Methodist Episcopal Church, the first parsonage built at Fayette.
Description: A family sits around a table in a garden path and a man stands on the porch of the frame house behind them. The porch has carpenter's lace and latticework...
Description: Firefighters stand with steam fire engine in front of fire station at National Soldiers Home.
Description: An unhappy looking bride is seated in a chair looking out the window as another woman sits on the floor holding her hand. A third woman looks on angrily.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Tomah.
Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Senate of 1879.
Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company office building from the corner of Market and Jackson streets. The building's address was 212 Market Street. Offices f...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a man operating a horse-drawn mower on the grounds of an estate. A pond with lily pads and a gazebo are in the foreground, and a house is...
Description: Front entrance of the Florence County Court House.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View of the Spring Prairie Lutheran Church, built in 1853 and replaced in 1886.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Princeton, with an inset of the Residence of F.T. Yahr. Fox River loops to left of center, with one bridge; thirty-six businesses, reside...
Description: A photograph of a painting depicting the surrender of Albert Parsons to Cook County Illinois authories. Parsons had been arrested in connection with a conf...
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